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notadmblnd Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Aug-23-11 09:17 PM
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3. The National Cathedral isn't insured?
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"The National Cathedral, which provided these images, has started soliciting donations to help repair the structure of the building."
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  -Exclusive photos of what the DC quake did to the National Cathedral - PHOTOS Tx4obama  Aug-23-11 09:05 PM   #0 
  - Those who believe in god, might say that...  RoccoR5955   Aug-23-11 09:07 PM   #1 
  - Or those that don't might say that.  Renew Deal   Aug-23-11 09:43 PM   #12 
  - Yea, I'm sure the Westboro Baptist ...  Fla_Democrat   Aug-23-11 09:49 PM   #19 
  - god may be wicked at times....  Brother Buzz   Aug-24-11 01:04 AM   #39 
  - Maybe freepers and tbaggers. Others might say that God is giving the east coast a heads up on their  Raschel   Aug-24-11 12:21 PM   #54 
  - Those look rather unsafe.  GreenPartyVoter   Aug-23-11 09:10 PM   #2 
  - The National Cathedral isn't insured?  notadmblnd   Aug-23-11 09:17 PM   #3 
  - maybe they have a huge deductible?  Kalidurga   Aug-23-11 09:21 PM   #5 
  - Earthquake coverage requires a separate policy.  dgibby   Aug-23-11 09:36 PM   #8 
     - That's doesn't make sense  notadmblnd   Aug-23-11 09:40 PM   #9 
        - More money for the insurance companies, I guess.  dgibby   Aug-23-11 09:45 PM   #15 
        - Is that just in your state?  notadmblnd   Aug-23-11 10:33 PM   #29 
           - In PA  RobinA   Aug-24-11 12:11 PM   #52 
        - Insurance policies insure against specific risks.  kwassa   Aug-23-11 10:24 PM   #28 
        - Specific risks, by the by, you are not covered for floods  nadinbrzezinski   Aug-24-11 12:49 AM   #38 
  - They will need an extensive engineering report  nadinbrzezinski   Aug-23-11 09:18 PM   #4 
  - Obama's fault  dennis4868   Aug-23-11 09:30 PM   #6 
  - :)  treestar   Aug-24-11 11:33 AM   #50 
  - It is sad that the building took so much damage  johnd83   Aug-23-11 09:31 PM   #7 
  - No 'national religion', no need for a "National Cathedral".  GoneOffShore   Aug-23-11 09:43 PM   #13 
  - It's owned by the Episcopal Church,  dgibby   Aug-23-11 09:46 PM   #16 
  - Then why call it the "National Cathedral"?  GoneOffShore   Aug-23-11 09:48 PM   #18 
     - Why call the First National Bank of Pennsylvania the First National Bank of Pennsylvania?  Renew Deal   Aug-23-11 09:53 PM   #20 
     - Because Congress gave it the designation as a national house of prayer.  Gormy Cuss   Aug-23-11 09:57 PM   #21 
     - Then that's what it should be called.  GoneOffShore   Aug-23-11 09:59 PM   #23 
        - Which, what Congress dubbed it or what its denomination calls it?  Gormy Cuss   Aug-23-11 10:03 PM   #24 
           - Remove the Congressional appellation. It's offensive & violates the separation clause.  GoneOffShore   Aug-23-11 10:05 PM   #25 
              - Do something about it.  Renew Deal   Aug-23-11 10:08 PM   #26 
              - Wow. Some people are very easily offended. You must go through life in perpetual outrage (nt)  Nye Bevan   Aug-24-11 01:10 AM   #40 
     - It's a nickname.  dgibby   Aug-23-11 09:59 PM   #22 
     - State funerals are held there (nt)  Recursion   Aug-24-11 02:25 PM   #55 
  - "The foundation operates and funds the cathedral, which is not funded by the U.S. government."  Renew Deal   Aug-23-11 09:46 PM   #17 
  - Wow  johnd83   Aug-23-11 11:03 PM   #31 
  - Thats going to put union masons & stonecutters to work...its going to take .  Historic NY   Aug-23-11 09:41 PM   #10 
  - I'm glad it's not worse  Renew Deal   Aug-23-11 09:42 PM   #11 
  - Damn! nt  MrScorpio   Aug-23-11 09:43 PM   #14 
  - So glad no one got hit by those and it wasn't worse.  uppityperson   Aug-23-11 10:13 PM   #27 
  - Wait, what? The crack caused discoloration when it happened?  Ruby the Liberal   Aug-23-11 10:45 PM   #30 
  - That's totally been patched before  XemaSab   Aug-23-11 11:22 PM   #35 
     - Badly...too.  Historic NY   Aug-24-11 09:57 AM   #44 
  - I remember my first trip to Manhattan  Tumbulu   Aug-23-11 11:07 PM   #32 
  - It will happen sooner or later  Renew Deal   Aug-23-11 11:22 PM   #36 
  - I was confirmed in that building.  A HERETIC I AM   Aug-23-11 11:16 PM   #33 
  - There have been many funerals there, I'm sure the church/services have a place in the memories and  Tx4obama   Aug-23-11 11:19 PM   #34 
  - I believe in the separation of church and church  PurityOfEssence   Aug-24-11 12:46 AM   #37 
  - It's actually a good thing that there are different types of earthquakes.  kentauros   Aug-24-11 01:29 AM   #41 
  - With teh ammount of walls collapsing  nadinbrzezinski   Aug-24-11 02:39 AM   #42 
     - I do not doubt there was damage from collapsing walls.  kentauros   Aug-24-11 11:06 AM   #46 
        - Christ Church, like this,  nadinbrzezinski   Aug-24-11 11:16 AM   #47 
           - Another unfortunate aspect to fracking  kentauros   Aug-24-11 11:57 AM   #51 
  - The pieces of those spires look they were just laid atop one another.  MilesColtrane   Aug-24-11 02:57 AM   #43 
  - Sadly, it was before the invention of duct tape.  krispos42   Aug-24-11 10:11 AM   #45 
  - wow, that's a lot of damage - its going to be closed down for awhile  ensho   Aug-24-11 11:18 AM   #48 
  - Aha  Hutzpa   Aug-24-11 11:31 AM   #49 
  - Whether  Carolina   Aug-24-11 12:17 PM   #53 
 

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